Category: Written Word

Aide memoire

One day you will be my aide memoire Once set aside now vital to recall Where fire burnt fervidly like blood red sun A light none but a…

Tanka: Broken

Old memories that linger though I wish them gone, like misery and tragedy – this hurting heart is made from broken pieces

Green Doors

In corridors, behind green doors the human race will slide away For all we know the ground beneath could shift us to another plane We can only hear…

Civil Disservice

The seed has fallen waywardly Amongst the sodden leaves That linger on these tombstones That time alone shall grieve The doors are all shut tight And the living…

The Vampyre

Bitter is the bite But the alloy in the blood Is sweeter for the taste When the flesh be lit with love Deeper is the colour And the…

You Fell

You fell Without a cry, without a warning Like a feather From the summer sky We did not hear the sound But there were ripples all around And…

Don't Miss the Pennies

Don’t let a little rain make you miss the pennies Don’t let a little dirt hide your joy Don’t risk your lifetime for a wishful moment Don’t depend…

Conspiracy of Hearts

What is this Conspiracy of hearts? This bond they speak of That is oil in every art This union Of unending years And complementary parts I long for…

I Am Disco

This was never love But sing it once with feeling Burn a flame Inside to send you reeling Light like crystal on this Scintillating night Be bright For…

Your Child

Your child shall light the day with mellow smiles And laughs like fairy clouds Shall bellow in a periwinkle sky With dainty toes like gumdrops in a jar…